Community Resource Fair

When: Saturday, October 21st from 10:00am-1:00pm

Where: Clyde Church of Christ 209 South 4th

What: Any person needing help with physical/mental health issues, financial issues, drug/alcohol dependence, after school child care, or disability issues

Some of the agencies that will be present: Alliance for Women and Childrem, Betty Hardwick Center, Christians Against Substance Abuse, Love and Care Ministries, the Noah Project, and many more

FAFSA Night

All juniors, seniors, and their parents are welcome to attend the Clyde High School FAFSA (federal aid for college) night on Monday, October 30th from 6-7:30pm in the Clyde High School cafeteria.  If you are interested in attending post-secondary (after high school) education, it’s very important that you get this information.  We look forward to seeing you there!  If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call or email Mindy Broadfoot or Carrie Conner.

DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) Good Citizens Program

Deadline: December 1

DAR Good Citizens scholarship contest is available to CHS seniors.  Come see Ms. Conner for a list of rules and the application.  There are two parts to this scholarship contest.  Part I consists of the student describing how he/she has tried to manifest the qualities of a good citizen.  This part may be completed at home and is to be submitted together with a grade transcript and two letters of recommendation.  Part II is a timed essay to be administered under the supervision of a faculty or DAR member.  It must be completed in one setting, within a two-hour time limit, and without assistance or reference materials.  Each state winner receives $250, national winners will receive $500 and two national winners will be invited to Washington, DC to attend Continental Congress and be awarded $5,000.

Hagan Scholarship Foundation

Deadline: November 15, 2017              Amount: $40,000 with additional benefits (study abroad, Schwab brokerage account, and free workshops)

Eligibility:

**Graduating with the class of 2018

**3.50 GPA or higher

**23 or higher on the ACT or 1,200 or higher on the SAT

**Enrolling in a four year college or university in the fall semester following high school graduation

**Must complete the FAFSA in 2017 and EFC must be less than $6,500

**Must apply for eligible federal and state grants

McCoy College of Business–Texas State University

The goal of our Insight Business Visit Day Program is to familiarize you with degree program requirements and admission procedures for the McCoy College of Business Administration, while giving you a feel for what it is like to be a Bobcat on our beautiful campus.  For more information, please call the Office of Undergraduate Admissions at 512-245-2364 or the Welcome Center at 512-245-8871.  Sessions dates are October 13 and November 17.  To RSVP click the following link

http://www.admissions.txstate.edu/visit/insight-visit-days.html

ACT TEST–October 3rd

We will be administering the ACT test to a group of students Tuesday, October 3rd.  Students need to:

report at 7:30am

bring #2 pencils

bring a calculator (If they don’t already have one, they can check one out from the math dept)

bring their driver’s license if they have one

leave their cell phone in their car, locker, or with Ms. Conner or Mrs. Broadfoot

Thank you to Mrs. Kingston, Mr. Fuqua, and Mrs. Clower for helping us administer the test!  Good luck, students 🙂

Texas Student Housing Scholarship

If you are attending a college in Austin, College Station, or Denton, Texas, and you will be living OFF campus, then you may want to apply for this scholarship.  TSHA Scholarship are available to Tx High School graduating seniors, community college attendees, and university upper classmen who have previously graduated from a Texas High School.  You must provide an official high school transcript and (if applicable) an official university transcript.  An SAT or ACT score is required.

You may pick up the application form in Ms. Conner’s office.